Rutherford Ranch Merlot - 2018

The 2018 Merlot is sourced from select lots throughout diverse Napa Valley sub-appellations. The lots were then carefully blended to create a medley of nuanced flavors, aromas and varietal characteristics

Grapes:92% Merlot, 5% Petite Sirah, 3% Malbec

Pairing Suggestions: Smoked baby back ribs, or with hearty pasta dishes and pizza. 

Tasting Notes: Lucious aromatic notes of cherry, sage and plum, layered with earthy flavors of black pepper, toasted oak and dark stone fruit. Bright acidity and fine tannins leave a velvety mouthfeel.

ABV: 14.5